Branch-St. Joseph Area Agency on Aging (3C) has a part-time RN Care Consultant position available. 20 – 25 hours per week, no health benefits. Experience required in working with older adults/long term or community. Fax or e-mail resumes to: Laura A. Sutter, Coordinator, Fax #: 517-278-2494 or […]
The Community Preventive Services Task Force has published a series of articles about providing full-day Kindergarten. These include a systemic review of research, a commentary by Marian Wright Edelman, and recommendation for implementing full-day Kindergarten.
In January the Aspen Institute released a report outlining how leading early childhood programs are supporting families’ educational success and economic security, and tracing the path of development of those programs. A video discussion of the report findings is also available.
The new issue (Vol. 7, No.2) of the International Journal of Child Care and Education Policy is now available. NIEER co-edits the journal with Korea Institute for Child Care and Education and has a limited number of hard copies available. Articles of particular interest include: a history and explanation of policies […]
A new report from the Early Childhood Data Collaborative assessed state longitudinal data systems in 2013 and found connections across early childhood lacking. Only Pennsylvania’s system can link child-level data across all early childhood sectors as well as link to the state’s K-12 data system, both key components of […]
The Department of Education and the Department of Health and Human Services are soliciting input on the competition for new Preschool Development grants. The Administration plans to use the $250 million new Race to the Top grants to states for a major new competition to build and […]